Saturday, 2nd August 2014
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  • 9 Palestinians killed by Israel in Gaza

    2 hours ago
    Israeli airstrikes and artillery attacks killed late on Friday nine Palestinians in southern Gaza Strip, medical sources said. Six people from same family were killed and five others injured in an Israeli airstrike on their ...

  • Some 56,638 travelers cross Sunda Strait through Bakauheni

    3 hours ago
    A total of 56,638 Idul Fitri travelers crossed the Sunda Strait to Java through Bakauheni Ferry Ports in Lampung (Sumatra), four days after Idul Fitri on Friday. Data at the Inland Waterway Transportation Service (PT ...

  • TNI soldier wounded in ambush evacuated to Jayapura
    yesterday 18:39
    An Indonesian Military (TNI) personnel, First Private Rohman, wounded in gunfire between the authorities and an armed group in Pirime, Lanny Jaya district, Papua, on Friday, was evacuated to the Marthen Indey Hospital in ...
  • Jokowi starts political career from district party level

    yesterday 19:46
    Presidential-elect Joko Widodo said here on Thursday he had started his political career from the Brengosan office of the Indonesia Democratic Party Struggle (PDIP) chapter in Laweyan, Solo, central Java. "This office ...

  • Freeport urged to involve tribal communities in contract negotiation

    yesterday 19:43
    PT Freeport Indonesia should involve the local tribal communities in negotiating its contract with the government in order to reap direct benefits, stated Priest John Jongga. "Freeport must think of how to empower and ...

  • President Yudhoyono deplores online news reporting of Wikileaks report

    yesterday 18:25
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has expressed regret over the publication by an online news site of a WikiLeaks report about rupiah printing in Australia implicating him and former president Megawati Soekarnoputri. ...

  • Lanny Jaya official calls for arrest of armed group members

    yesterday 17:41
    Lanny Jaya District Head Befa Jigibalon has urged the Indonesian military and police to arrest the members of an outlawed armed group that have disturbed security in the district so far. "I urge the senior officials of the ...

  • President yudhoyono asks Australia to explain about Wikileaks` latest report

    yesterday 17:33
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) has asked the Australian government to provide an explanation on the latest report released by WikiLeaks on Australian censorship order concerning a multimillion dollar corruption case. ...

  • Number of homebound travelers down 15%: Ministry

    yesterday 15:58
    The number of homebound travelers, or popularly known as pemudik, traveling by motorcycles declined about 15 percent as compared to last year due to the free homecoming program, noted an official of the Indonesian ...

  • Seven killed, 13 missing in boat accident in N. Sumatra

    yesterday 15:51
    A boat with 48 passengers on board capsized in Sei Berombang waters, Panai Hilir Sub-district, Labuhanbatu District, North Sumatra Province, on Wednesday evening, killing seven and rendering 13 others missing. "The accident ...